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Whats this truck worth??

Discussion in 'Chevy Trucks' started by Merc1100sc, Nov 17, 2005.

  1. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    OK, guys, ive decided to sell my 05 2500HD.
    i was planning on picking up some contracts this winter but am not going to have the time. Ill just buy a little toyota or something to plow my own driveway with..
    here are the specs:

    2005 Silverado 2500HD LT Extended Cab Short Box w/ Fisher MM2 8.5V plow . 8Kmiles...
    Has every option you can get when you order the VYU package:
    -6.0 Vortec
    -4.10 rear axle ratio
    -Dual Power Heated Leather Seats
    -Bose 6-disc in dash CD player w/ steering wheel
    -Push button 4x4
    -VYU plow prep package
    -Dual batteries
    -Tow Package
    -Stainless Tubular step bars
    -Warranty until 2/2008
    -Dark blue mettalic exterior w/ dark charcoal interior
    -Very neatly installed & wired Fisher MM2 8.5V
    -New style Fishstick(not w/ the Mode button)
    -Plow is 1 year old and is mint. Very lightly used and never been on this truck yet.. has cutting edge and plow shoes.
    -Truck also has Timbrens just installed.

    Heres the only pic I have of it currently taking w/ my camera phone...

  2. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    Also has XM & Onstar.
  3. PremierLand

    PremierLand PlowSite.com Addict
    from detroit
    Messages: 1,572

    What are you looking to get for it? Or, we can trade trucks. I get yours, you get mine + money.
    Give me a call and we can talk about it. 313 477 4505
  4. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    Well, ive been doing some browsing today and found some similar trucks for sale locally. heres what ive come up w/:

    2004 sle 2500 h/d
    4x4, 6.0L-auto, extended cab, shortbox, w/new Fisher Minute Mount plow, intense blue, grey leather, loaded, CD/XM/OnStar, tow pkg, 28kmi, $29500 Oneonta, NY

    2005 SILVERADO 2500 HD LS
    extended cab, 4x4, loaded, trlr & plow pkg, alloys, access, only 8kmi, silver birch, $29350 Norwich, NY (no plow)

    and a few on the autotrader w/in 100miles of me right around the same as these...

    i will ask $29500 for mine but will be quite negotiable at that. I know GM just offered the employee discount thing, but, I figure this truck has to be worth around $25-$26K and the plow, which is like brand new, on the truck has to be worth another $3K. maybe im way off, but, i guess ill see what happens.....
  5. Bad Luck

    Bad Luck Senior Member
    Messages: 741

    I think that's an extremely good deal. I've been looking this past week at 2006 2500HD's with the 6 liter, auto, plow prep, tow packag, LT1 and my price with GMS and any rebates would be just over $30k. And you are selling it with the plow right?

    How many miles does it have on it?

    Console or bench seats?

    Did you sell your 1/2 ton yet? If so what did you get for it? I'm trying to unload mine now.
  6. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    Yes, with the plow. has the center console. i have to get some pics of it.
  7. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    no, didnt sell the other truck yet:realmad:
  8. Bad Luck

    Bad Luck Senior Member
    Messages: 741

    I'm putting mine up on Ebay this weekend.

    I sold my last car on there. Some guy flew out from Denver and drove it back!!!
  9. PremierLand

    PremierLand PlowSite.com Addict
    from detroit
    Messages: 1,572

    ebay works. my bro and I drove to PA twice to pick up a dakota the first time, and a tbird the second. Another time we went down to OH to pick up a Camaro. And then someone from ohio bought my old dakota.

    lol, you will sell it in a heartbeat!
  10. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    im not so sure about ebay. a lot of low ballers on there it seems.
  11. PLOWMAN45

    PLOWMAN45 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,951

    should put the milage in i was doing a mock up of it
  12. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    I also just installed factory Gm Touch-Screen Navigation. I'll sell it w/ this for an addtional amount or stick the 6 disc back in.
    Last edited: Nov 21, 2005
  13. jce4isu

    jce4isu Senior Member
    Messages: 289


    would you sell the Navigation i have the same truck color and all and the only thing i need is Navigation
  14. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    only if i sell the truck and the new buyer doesnt want it. if i cant unload the truck, ill keep the nav... ill let you know though....
  15. MrMatty9

    MrMatty9 Junior Member
    Messages: 13

    Would you sell the plow seperate?

    I am looking for a plow for my 05 2500HD. I am intrested in just the plow. Let me know, thank you, Mr. Matt Mountain Top PA
  16. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    Asking $29,750 or best w/ the Navigation, plow, and everything..
  17. Yaz

    Yaz PlowSite.com Addict
    from NH
    Messages: 1,061

    On that Nav do you have the Lux amp as well?

    From my past experience selling it all parted got me the most money in the long run. Finding a truck buyer and someone that wants a plow limits your market. If you do decide to sell it with out the plow, make sure it looks like it never had a plow on it. Change the air dam and fill the holes from the joy stick with little plastic pop in rivets that match. Some people get nervous that it was beet, because of plowing. Actually I as well as most would take a truck that never plowed than one that has, If all things were equal.
    Last edited: Oct 18, 2006
  18. Merc1100sc

    Merc1100sc Senior Member
    Messages: 245

    wow. what an old thread.

    no. did not have the lux amp. that only comes factory in H2's and Escalades.
    My buddy put that Nav and Lux amp in his avalanche. he had to hack a bunch of harnesses to make it all work and said he'd never do it again. The bose sounded good enough for me.

    as far as the truck goes, i sold it last Feb for what i was asking. the guy took the plow, nav, and all.